If It Happens

I didn’t expect, imagine or feel my way around, the way a boat’s in the water and you can’t tell the underside completely, even underneath it.

There’s an almost bite, a sentence quash, a lip string, and in work we gel like hair to a product invented for it that’s totally unnecessary but we pay and it works and it might.

Wax between fingers, a grease-cutting ability. A handle on 1980s video games that Wikipedia barely cradles.